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$100 million Regional Job Creation Fund
The Regional Job Creation Fund’s focus is to co-fund projects creating at least five sustainable regional jobs.
29.04.21 01:52 PM - Comment(s)
Remote Working Ready Rural Towns
Jo recently joined Sarah Perriam on New Zeleand's - Sarah's Country podcast to discuss how Pointer Remote is working with local Economic Development Agencies to put small towns on the map.
20.04.21 10:14 AM - Comment(s)
Services increase thanks to population retention
Anyone who has spent much time in regional, rural or remote Australia knows the symptoms. For Sale and For Lease signs pop up in shop windows or worse, they stand empty; nothing beyond the smudged glass front but dead blowflies and dried up dreams.
02.03.21 12:55 PM - Comment(s)
Connection is key for women's resilience
Via Zoom, about 65 women celebrated International Day of Rural Women last Thursday by tuning into a virtual summit, held by Big Ideas Rural and Generation Ag. The summit aimed to connect rural women from all over Australia, to inspire them and provide a platform for them to network.
27.10.20 04:59 PM - Comment(s)
Working Remotely: Forced changes could mean silver linings for regions
Pointer Remote Founder and Managing Directer, Jo Palmer features on ABC News talking all things remote work and regional Australia.
17.06.20 08:49 AM - Comment(s)
Coronavirus is changing where we want to live
Catch up on this segment of ABC's Radio Melbourne's "The Conversation Hour with Richelle Hunt and Warwick Long" where they discuss how COVID-10 is contributing to the decentralisation movement.
28.05.20 03:20 PM - Comment(s)